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connor_obain
07-31-2014, 04:36 AM
Due to being busy and a mental eye infection i haven't had much opportunity to work on this guy but i am getting back on track and thought i would share a couple WIP photos with you. still needs a lot of work but he's getting there.


as always thoughts/comments/criticisms welcome

https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2931/14812887583_a8f3637a27_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/oyXVpv)
https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5587/14790693184_8bd2e414d2_z.jpg[/url]
https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5586/14793045495_e7063bc6e0_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/ox1aMs)

KirkyMonster
07-31-2014, 09:15 AM
I have a feeling this is going to turn out incredible. I suggest you go nuts with the details.

arkangel
07-31-2014, 09:23 AM
omg yes! lol
The bulkier size really suits him and the face sculpt is excellent. Detailed and menacing. I can't wait to see how you finish this guy. Awesome work bro. :)

TheMasterTurtle
07-31-2014, 12:17 PM
Nice use of the savage dragon figure. I look forward to the end result.

Huzzah
07-31-2014, 03:53 PM
Definitely looking forward to this, it'll be fantastic.

pennydreadful
07-31-2014, 07:15 PM
Agreed, this is gonna be one gnarly Rat King! :D

Eiko
07-31-2014, 07:21 PM
Oh wow can't wait to see it finished. :)

Mzx10484
08-01-2014, 01:42 AM
Looks interesting !! 8)

connor_obain
08-01-2014, 12:45 PM
Finished...well as much as i can be, this figure really introduced me to the joy of joint rub.

Was aiming for a cross between the original cartoon and the mirage comics city at war versions

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3857/14780633266_b045c8b0e1_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/ow7BjA)Rat King TMNT (https://flic.kr/p/ow7BjA) by connor_obain (https://www.flickr.com/people//), on Flickr
https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3860/14617115257_4746bcb5d7_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/ogEx7z)Rat King TMNT (https://flic.kr/p/ogEx7z) by connor_obain (https://www.flickr.com/people//), on Flickr
https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2897/14616918220_a89d978a22_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/ogDwxo)Rat King TMNT (https://flic.kr/p/ogDwxo) by connor_obain (https://www.flickr.com/people//), on Flickr
https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2936/14803276892_db336592ce_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/oy7EtW)Rat King TMNT (https://flic.kr/p/oy7EtW) by connor_obain (https://www.flickr.com/people//), on Flickr
https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2938/14803280272_2a2b2212f4_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/oy7Fud)Rat King TMNT (https://flic.kr/p/oy7Fud) by connor_obain (https://www.flickr.com/people//), on Flickr
https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3909/14780635216_6b72640262_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/ow7BUd)Rat King TMNT (https://flic.kr/p/ow7BUd) by connor_obain (https://www.flickr.com/people//), on Flickr
https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3914/14803283972_208fd7f050_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/oy7GA1)Rat King TMNT (https://flic.kr/p/oy7GA1) by connor_obain (https://www.flickr.com/people//), on Flickr

over all i am "happy" with how he turned out, will probably come back to him and redo the flute and some of the joint rub

and add rats ;)

pennydreadful
08-01-2014, 02:34 PM
That looks great; I love his cape!

Huzzah
08-01-2014, 05:53 PM
The sword is probably my favorite part of the whole thing, I mean is all great, the sword sells it though. I did however initially think that the sword was the flute, which I thought would've been awesome,

arkangel
08-01-2014, 08:42 PM
Truly awesome job my friend and my favorite custom of yours to date. The head sculpt is absolutely perfect and the colors look fantastic too.
I'm going to suggest rubber lego rats for his master's subjects. A custom that cool was meant to rule. :D

raven6859
08-01-2014, 09:38 PM
Looks great, nice work as always!

OrokuYoshiFilms
08-02-2014, 08:44 PM
This is killer....I would like to see your design animated.

connor_obain
08-05-2014, 02:29 AM
Thanks for the comments guys, really enjoying making these ands positive feedback always helps :)


I'm going to suggest rubber lego rats for his master's subjects. A custom that cool was meant to rule. :D

Good call on the lego rats! hadn't even crossed my mind to try those, cheers sir *scuttles off to ebay*